In 1957, Pope Pius XII gave permission to St. James Vicariate for Hebrew Speaking Catholics in Israel to celebrate the traditional Tridentine Latin Mass of Pope Pius V in some part in Hebrew.

In Catholicism, the Hebrew and Aramaic languages have always been considered sacred languages from time immemorial.

Can anyone point out to me what parts of the Mass were said in Hebrew and what parts of the Mass were said in Latin? Was Hebrew used in the Canon of the Mass?

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    How many Hebrew-speaking Catholics can their be? I think most Christians in Israel speak Arabic, not Hebrew. – user22553 Jun 25 '16 at 6:28
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    @Dialogist Pope Pius XII gave permission to this permission because Hebrew is considered a sacred language the Jewish population in Israel speak Hebrew as an official language!. Besides the Maronite Rite has employed Arabic in their liturgy for centuries. – Ken Graham Jun 25 '16 at 11:08

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